Bullseye with Jesse Thorn
Bullseye from NPR is your curated guide to culture. Jesse Thorn hosts in-depth interviews with brilliant creators, culture picks from our favorite critics and irreverent original comedy. Bullseye has been featured in Time, The New York Times, GQ and McSweeney's, which called it "the kind of show people listen to in a more perfect world." (Formerly known as The Sound of Young America.)

Guests Joe Flaherty & Allison Silverman.  Joe Flaherty was a cast member on the seminal sketch comedy program SCTV.  Allison Silverman is the Emmy-winning co-head writer and supervising producer of The Colbert Report.

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Guests Michael J. Nelson, Ron Moore and Steve Eley.  Mike Nelson was the host of Mystery Science Theater 3000, now he makes commentaries for Rifftrax.  Ron Moore is co-creator of the SciFi Network series Battlestar Galactica.  Steve Eley is editor of the sci-fi podcast Escape Pod.

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Guest Steve Eley.  Stephen Eley is the editor of Escape Pod, one of the world's most popular science fiction podcasts.

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Guests Merrill Markoe and Caleb Crain.  Merrill Markoe is the author of the novel "Walking in Circles Before Lying Down," and was co-creator of "Late Night with David Letterman."  Caleb Crain writes for the New Yorker; we speak with him about the Mass Observation movement of the 1930s and 40s.

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Guests Maz Jobrani, Lisa Jervis & Andi Zeisler.  Maz Jobrani is an actor and standup comedian who's the star of the upcoming sitcom The Knights of Prosperity.  Lisa Jervis & Andi Zeisler are the founding editors of Bitch Magazine, "A Feminist Response to Popular Culture."

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